Taxonomy Made Easy

A simple explination for complicated classification

What is Taxonomy?



the branch of science concerned with classification, especially of organisms; systematics.


A simple explination

Taxonomy is the organizational system used to classify organisms based on genetic symilarities and common adaptations.

There are eight levels of classification. Each of these is more specific than the last.


Taxonomic Levels

Picture of taxonomic levels



Taxonomy is easy, just start at the top and work your way down!